This clinical training course designed for healthcare professionals, who in the course of their duties may have to administer medicine and need to either refresh their skills or wish to learn more about medication.

By the end of this clinical training course; attendees will be familiar with current legislation, drug categories, labelling, prescriptions, drug administration and the accompanying paper work. Attendees will also be involved in demonstrations on the administration of tablets, capsules, creams, ointments, fluids, inserting drops to ear, nose, or eye and inhaled medication.

Please note: A competency framework is included in this training. Competency is achieved in the workplace following the training. Each procedure needs to be signed off by a qualified, senior member of staff. The completed document can then be used to identify the individuals’ competence.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Regulations
  • Current legislation
  • Minimum Standards
  • Paperwork including M.A.R. sheet
  • Prescriptions and labels
  • Administration of medication
  • Demonstration of administering techniques
  • Practical exercise

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Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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